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Bebop

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Voicing/Format book
Composer Scott Yanow
Publisher Hal Leonard Publishing Corp
Catalog # 00330570

Price: $19.95

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Bebop Composed by Scott Yanow. For book. Published by Hal Leonard Publishing Corp. (Catalog # 00330570, UPC: 073999073713)

On the heels of swing, bebop lifted jazz from the dance floor into an art form powered by virtuoso players. This engaging collection of essays, biographies and reviews by veteran jazz journalist Scott Yanow probes the lives and revolu tionary works of more than 500 great beboppers, including the giants: Charlie Parker, Dizzie Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach and Thelonious Monk. The guide also explores key artists such as Sarah Vaughan, Charlie Christian and the yo ung Miles Davis, plus such later figures as Joe Pass and Barry Harris.

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